Battle of Agincourt

The Battle of Agincourt is one of the most famous battles in English history. It took place on October 25th, 1415 and was a decisive victory for England over France…

Hundred Years’ War (1415–1429)

The Hundred Years’ War was a series of conflicts between England and France that lasted from 1415 to 1429. It began when the English King Henry V invaded France in…

Battle of Poitiers

The Battle of Poitiers was a major battle fought in 1356 during the Hundred Years’ War between England and France. It took place near the city of Poitiers, in modern-day…

Battle of the Golden Spurs

On July 11, 1302, the Battle of the Golden Spurs (also known as the Battle of Courtrai) was fought between the Kingdom of France and the County of Flanders at…

The Saintonge War

The Saintonge War was a conflict that took place between the years of 1337 and 1453. It was fought between the Kingdoms of England and France, with the Kingdom of…

Battle of Bouvines

The Battle of Bouvines was fought on July 27, 1214 near the village of Bouvines in the County of Flanders. It was a key victory for Emperor Frederick II in…

Battle of Mortemer

The Battle of Mortemer was a battle fought in 1054, during the Norman Conquest of England. The Normans, led by Duke William II of Normandy, defeated an English army under…

Battle of Val-ès-Dunes

The Battle of Val-ès-Dunes was a Norman victory over the English in 1047. It took place near the town of Caen, in Normandy, France. The Normans were led by Duke…

Battle of Soissons 923

In the year 923, the Battle of Soissons was fought between King Charles the Simple and Duke Robert I of Normandy. The battle resulted in a Norman victory and Charles’…

Charles signs the Treaty of Saint-Clair-sur-Epte

On September 28, 911, Charles the Simple of France and Rollo of Normandy signed the Treaty of Saint-Clair-sur-Epte. This treaty ended years of fighting between the Franks and Normans and…

Battle of Tours

The Battle of Tours was fought in 732 between the Frankish army of Charles Martel and a Muslim force led by Abdul Rahman Al Ghafiqi, near the city of Poitiers…

Execution of Sigebert II

On 24 May 840, Sigebert II, the sixth king of the Carolingian dynasty, was brutally inated in his own palace. The motives behind the murder are still unclear, but it…

ination of Theudebert II

In 548, Theudebert II, the Merovingian king of Austrasia, was inated in a coup led by his cousin Clotilde. Theuderic, another cousin, succeeded him on the throne. It is not…

Battle of Vézeronce

On 25 July 1814, the Battle of Vézeronce was fought between the French and a Coalition army. The French were led by Napoleon Bonaparte and the Coalition forces were made…

Battle of Vouillé

The Battle of Vouillé was a decisive victory for the Franks over the Visigoths in 507. The battle put an end to more than two centuries of Visigothic rule in…